RTS collects certain information from and about its users in several ways – directly from you, from our Web server logs, and with cookies or other forms of passive data gathering.
User-Supplied Information: There are several areas in the Website where we collect personal information from you on a voluntary basis. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable that is not otherwise publicly available, such as your name, address, e-mail address, mailing address, gender, date of birth, or phone numbers. We may collect this information at the following times: (i) when you register to receive communications from this Website and other RTS owned websites; (ii) when you seek information about or purchase products offered through this Website or other RTS owned websites; (iii) when you enter promotions or sweepstakes offered by this Website or other RTS owned websites; and (iv) when you provide personal information to us through feedback, survey, or other forms hosted on this Website or other RTS owned websites.
Third Parties: We may receive information about you from third parties, such as service providers, for tracking purposes. We may add the information we receive about you to your existing account.
Server Log Information: When you visit an Internet Website, you disclose certain information about yourself, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the time of your visit, and the referring location (e.g., the website or page that offered a link to a RTS page). Like many other websites, RTS may record this basic information about visits to this Website.
RTS may also collect passive data, such as clickstream data or a user’s Internet Protocol ("IP") address, operating system, browser type, time and date of visit and page views. Clickstream data is a term defined to include a record of clicked selections within the Website.
RTS may use pixel tags in web pages and certain other content which may read cookies. Similar pixel tags on the Website will permit us to count users and collect additional information to improve the content of our Website, diagnose problems with our equipment, and administer the Website.
RTS, its advertisers and other third parties may utilize any of the elements above (or similar tools and techniques) on the Website to gather information about the Website users. The information third parties collect may be used to gather anonymous tracking information or the same types of information obtained from cookies disclosed herein. The information collected by third parties is subject to such parties’ policies governing the use and disclosure of personal information.
You should remember that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online, such as on message boards, through e-mail, discussion groups, or in chat areas, your information can be collected and used by others. Although RTS tries to protect your personal information, RTS cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. You are solely responsibility of maintaining the secrecy of any passwords you set up and/or any account information.
We use information in different ways, depending on the type of information:
User-Supplied Information: This information is used for purposes such as personalization and verification. We also use this information to improve our internal operations, as well as to ensure that we: (i) bill you properly; (ii) administer your account in accordance with your agreements with us, including processing and fulfilling your purchases of products; (iii) customize the advertising and content that your see; (iv) properly perform any services you have requested; and (v) communicate with you about this Website, our products, your orders and deliveries and service announcements.
RTS may establish contractual relations with third parties where, subject to confidentiality agreements, such parties work on behalf of RTS to further the performance objectives of this Website.
RTS may supplement the personal information you submit to us with information obtained from third parties.
Server Log Information: This information helps us identify which areas of our Website are of interest to our visitors. RTS may also collect the Internet [Protocol] (IP) addresses of its visitors for the purposes of system administration and to report aggregate information to advertisers.
Cookies and Passive Data Collection: We use to let you use our Website more easily and to let us keep track of certain statistical information that helps us improve this Website. Cookies also allow us to save preferences for you so that you will not have to re-enter them the next time you visit.
RTS may disclose any of the information collected from you through this Website in order to: (i) comply with applicable laws; (ii) respond to government inquiries; (iii) comply with valid legal process; and (iv) protect the rights or property of RTS, the Website, or Consumers of the Website.
THIS WEBSITE IS NOT INTENDED FOR USE BY INDIVIDUALS UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE. ACCORDINGLY, RTS DOES NOT KNOWINGLY COLLECT, USE, OR DISCLOSE PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT INDIVIDUALS UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE.
You may register to receive communicates from us directly on the Website or through a third party. After you register, we may periodically send you newsletters and other e-mails featuring special offers, promotions and other benefits. If you no longer wish to receive these communications, please let us know by clicking on the unsubscribe link in our e-mails. Our e-mail database is continually updated. However, you may continue to receive e-mail communications from us for up to ten business days from the time we receive your unsubscribe request. Please note that RTS can only control its own mailing list and policies. Third party advertisers that maintain their own mailing lists may send communications that advertise our products, and you may need to contact those parties directly in order to stop receiving their e-mail communications.
This paragraph applies only to California residents. RTS may, from time to time, share your personally identifiable information with unaffiliated third parties for their direct marketing purposes. As a California resident, you have a legal right to request and receive in writing or by email the names and addresses of all such third parties who received your personally identifiable information during the previous calendar year and a list of the types of personally identifiable information disclosed to such third parties. To request such information, please send an e-mail to __________ or write to __________. We will not honor such a request more than once per calendar year.
WHILE RTS STRIVES TO SELECT THIRD PARTY PARTNERS WHO HAVE OR SHARE THE SAME STANDARDS IN REGARDS TO PRIVACY POLICIES COMPARABLE TO ITS OWN THE USER AGREES THAT WITH RESPECT TO THOSE THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WEBSITES RTS LINKS TO, RTS DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY REGARDING THE SAME, NOR WILL RTS BE RESPONSIBLE TO THE USER OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR OTHER MATERIAL THAT MAY BE SOLD, LICENSED, DISTRIBUTED OR PROMOTED BY SUCH THIRD PARTIES OR ON SUCH WEBSITES, OR FOR ANY CONTENT ON SUCH WEBSITES. RTS ENCOURAGES VISITORS OF THESE WEBSITES TO REVIEW THE PRIVACY POLICIES POSTED ON THESE WEBSITES.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, while we strive to protect your personal information, RTS cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. You transmit all such information at your own risk. However, once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our servers.
Questions regarding the above statement should be directed to RTS for clarification.